PFF decides to hold series of training camps for SAFF Cup’s preparations


Karachi: The national men’s football team will gather for a series of training camps to prepare for September’s SAFF Cup 2021.

The first training camp is set to be conducted from May 21 to June 15. The national side will reunite from June 28 to July 20 which will be followed by another training camp from August 1 to 20.

The squad will be back together again from August 28 till the end of the SAFF Cup 2021, which will be held from September 14-25 in Bangladesh. The venues for the training camps are yet to be decided.

Meanwhile, PFF has approached all Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Member Associations, inviting them to play matches against the Men’s National Team.

Pakistan have the opportunity to play International Friendlies during the FIFA Windows which will be open from May 31 to 15 June, August 30 to September 7, October 4 to 12 and November 8-16 this year.

PFF will announce the appointment of the men’s national team coaching staff, probables for the training camps and the final squad for the SAFF Championship in due course.

On the other hand, PFF will also announce the calendar for the Pakistan Senior Women’s National Team and age-group teams of both men and women in the coming weeks. The domestic tournaments calendar will also be revealed in due course.

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